aerospace aluminium alloys

Arconic Lands Long-Term Aluminium Sheet Supply Contract With Boeing

Arconic Lands Long-Term Aluminium Sheet Supply Contract With Boeing

Value-added aluminium firm Arconic announced Monday a new, long-term contract with The Boeing Company to supply the aerospace firm with aluminium sheet and plate for the entirety of its offerings from Boeing Commercial Airplanes. This latest contract is the biggest to date,...

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Materion Lands Contract to Supply Aluminium Composite for Sensor Housing on RQ-4B Drone

Suburban Cleveland advanced materials manufacturer Materion Corporation announced last Thursday that it has been chosen by Charlotte, North Carolina aerospace and defense firm UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) to provide specialty aluminium for the production of a long-range sensor intended for use on the U.S. Air Force’s Northrop Grumman RQ-4B Global Hawk Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS). […]

Aleris Lands Aluminium Supply Deal with Embraer

Cleveland rolled aluminium firm Aleris International, Inc. announced on Tuesday that it has come to terms with Brazilian aerospace conglomerate Embraer S.A. on a multi-year deal to supply aluminium flat-rolled products for use across the entire spectrum of Embraer’s winged offerings. Few details were made public, but the deal in question is a renewal of […]

Boeing HorizonX Announces Investment in Aluminium Innovator Gamma Alloys

The Boeing Company announced last week an investment by subsidiary Boeing HorizonX Ventures in Californian aluminium-alloy firm Gamma Alloys. Although no dollar amount was revealed in the announcement, the investment is the first by the Boeing project in advanced materials and machining development and applications. Steve Nordlund, vice president of Boeing HorizonX, explained that the […]

Aleris Lands Multi-Year Aerospace Aluminium Deal with Bombardier

Cleveland rolled aluminium firm Aleris International, Inc. yesterday announced the signing of a multi-year agreement with Montreal’s multinational aerospace and transportation company Bombardier Inc. Under the new contract, Aleris will be supplying Bombardier’s aircraft projects with a plethora of aluminium products, including high-strength and corrosion-resistant plate products. Aleris says this agreement places it among the […]

Constellium Lands Flat-Rolled Aluminium Alloy Supply Contract with Bombardier

Amsterdam rolled and extruded aluminium titan Constellium N.V. announced yesterday that its long-term partnership with Canadian multinational firm Bombardier Inc. has been extended in the form of a multi-year contract to supply the company’s aviation division with a broad mix of flat-rolled aluminium alloy parts. Constellium indicated in the announcement that the parts supplied will […]